WOMANARTISTMUSEMOTHERProject “Mentoring asculpture” based in thesculpture: “MediterraneanMotherhood” by VicentePallardó Latorre, in Torrent,Valencia.Coordinated by:Carmen María BelmonteRosa Ortega Donat
THE MEDITERRANEAN BASINIs the whole land of Europe, Asia and Africa surrounding theMediterranean Sea (sea between lands). It covers an approximate area of 2,500,000 km2. It is the cradle of many civilizations of the ancient West.
THE MEDITERRANEANThe Mediterranean Sea has been the scene ofseveral geographical villages.The sea is the unifying element between them.
THE EXPANSION OF NEOLITHIC FOR THE MEDITERRANEANAgriculture is originated in the FertileCrescent, but was not an easy activity,which caused the movement ofhuman groups in search of new landsand the expansion of this activity. 8.000 a.C.
THE METAL AGEThe Mediterranean was used as a means of transport andtrade of metals especially copper, tin.Through trade originated a number of sources whichgenerate cultural exchanges across the Mediterranean.It should be noted:Egypt, Crete and Mycenae.